Edgar Degas | French, 1834 - 1917
A rare, early twentieth century, fine quality impressionistic bronze model of a horse and jockey entitled ‘Jockey du cheval précédent pour le cheval au galop’ by Edgar Degas, French (1834 – 1917). This bronze was cast by the lost wax process at the Hébrard Foundry, Paris. Before casting each piece was signed, stamped and numbered in the wax. It has a rich reddy brown patina with dark brown undertones.
Height: 12″ (30cm)
Length: 14″ (36cm)